2021 Kia Rio GT-LINE

2021 Kia Rio GT-LINE Specifications

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MRLP A$24,990
5.3L/100km
5 stars

About the 2021 Kia Rio GT-LINE

The 2021 Kia Rio GT-LINE is a front-wheel drive five-door hatchback that was released to the Australian market on 01/05/2021 classified as a YB PE MY22. The Rio is regarded as a light up to 25k built in Korea with prices starting at A$24,990 before on-road costs.

The Rio is a front-wheel drive 5 door with 5 seats, powered by a 1.0L TURBO 3 engine that has 74 kW of power (at 4500 rpm) and 172 Nm of torque (at 1500 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Dual Clutch. KIA claims the Rio GT-LINE uses 5.3L/100km of Unleaded Petrol in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 124g of CO2. It has a 45L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 849km per full tank.

The Rio measures 1450mm (57.1 inches) in height, 4070mm (160.2 inches) in length, 1725mm (67.9 inches) in width with a 2580mm (101.6 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1197kg (2638.9 lbs) of unladen weight. The Rio GT-LINE comes standard with 205/45 R17 front tyres and 205/45 R17 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2021 Kia Rio GT-LINE has a 140mm ground clearance with a 900kg braked and 450kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 3.65.

The Rio has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Floor and the compliance plate is located on the LHS - Lower Door Aperture. An example VIN number would be similar to KNAD&51*V@6123456.


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Kia Rio GT-LINE Details
PriceA$24,990
SeriesYB PE MY22
Body Stylefive-door hatchback
Release date01/05/2021
Discontinued date-
Drive typeFWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationLHS - Lower Door Aperture
VIN ExampleKNAD&51*V@6123456
Country of originKorea
SegmentLIGHT UP TO 25K
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors5
Seating capacity5
Kia Rio GT-LINE Engine Specifications
TypeTUR GASOLINE DIR INJ
Size998cc, 1.0L
Power @ RPM 74kW @ 4500rpm (99.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM172Nm @ 1500rpm (126.8 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged three-cylinder
Number of Valves12
ValvesVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
Euro RatingEURO 5
Compression ratio10.5
Power/weight ratio61.8kw/tonne
Bore/stroke71mm × 84mm (2.8in × 3.3in)
Kia Rio GT-LINE Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Dual Clutch
Drive typefront-wheel drive
Steering typeELECTRIC POWER STEERING
Turning circle10.2m (33.5 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size205/45 R17 - 6.5Jx17
Rear tyre & wheel size205/45 R17 - 6.5Jx17
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut
Rear suspension typeCoupled Torsion Beam Axle
Kia Rio GT-LINE Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeUNLEADED PETROL
Fuel tank capacity45L
Fuel consumption (combined average)5.3L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)6.3L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)4.8L / 100km
Vehicle range849.1km (527.6 miles)
Emission standardEURO 5
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)124g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)145g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)111g / 100km
Kia Rio GT-LINE Dimensions
Length4070mm (160.2 inches)
Width1725mm (67.9 inches)
Height1450mm (57.1 inches)
Wheelbase2580mm (101.6 inches)
Front track1512mm (59.5 inches)
Rear track1518mm (59.8 inches)
Ground clearance140mm (5.5 inches)
Unladen weight1197kg (2638.9 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass-
Gross Combination Mass-
Kia Rio GT-LINE Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity900kg (1984.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity450kg (992.1 lbs)
Kia Rio GT-LINE Warranty
Warranty length84 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Kia Rio GT-LINE Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Kia Rio GT-LINE Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • 262mm Rear Brakes
  • 280mm Front Brakes
  • Five Seat Interior
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Active Safety Group
  • Auto Defog System
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Aero Wipers - Front
  • Antenna - Roof-mounted Shark Fin type
  • Alloy Sports Pedals
  • Automatic Stop/Start
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • 17 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Battery Saver
  • Body Coloured Bumpers
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Bottle Holders - Front and Rear
  • Body Kit
  • Black Interior
  • Bluetooth Connectivity - Multi-connection
  • Curtain Airbags
  • Chrome Beltline
  • Cruise Control
  • Centre Console Storage
  • Carbon Fibre Look Dash Fascia
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Coat Hanger/Hook(s)
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Cargo Parcel Shelf - Rigid
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Digital Clock
  • Dark Chrome Grille Surround
  • Driver Foot Rest
  • Door Opening Warning
  • Door Pockets - Front Seat
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Driver Seat Height Adjustable
  • Driver Seat Manual Adjust 6 Way
  • Energy Absorbing Steering Column
  • Electric Power Steering
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Exclusive Rear Spoiler
  • Front Centre Console Armrest - Sliding Function
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Front Grille Special
  • Fog Lights - LED
  • Front Wipers 2 Speed
  • Glovebox Compartment
  • Gloss Black Exterior Mirrors
  • GT-Line Package
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Hood Insulator
  • Halogen Lamps with Static Bending
  • Headrests Front - Tilt Function
  • Heated Rear Windshield with Timer
  • Hill Start Assist
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Instrument Cluster Display - 4.2 Inch
  • Inner Door Handle(s) - Silver
  • Illuminated - Entry/Exit with Delayed Fade
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • iPod Integration
  • Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
  • Intermittent Wipers - Front
  • Intermittent Wipers - Variable
  • Keyless Boot Release
  • Keyless Entry
  • Lane Following Assist
  • Load Hooks
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • LED Position Lights
  • Lead Vehicle Start Alert
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Map Pocket/s
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Premium Gear Knob
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Mirrors With Heated & Folding
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators
  • Premium Seats
  • Passive Safety Group
  • Power Windows
  • Power Windows Anti-trap - Driver
  • Power Window Driver Auto Up/Down
  • Rear Diffuser
  • Remote Fuel Lid Release
  • Rear Privacy Glass - Rear and Side Windows
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Day/Night
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for All Seats
  • Solar Control Glass - Front Windows
  • Side Door Impact Beams
  • Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
  • Split Fold Rear Seat
  • Sunglass Holder
  • Seatback Pocket - Front Passenger Seat
  • Sound System with 6 Speakers
  • Satin Silver Interior Trim
  • Sports Steering Wheel
  • Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors & Illumination
  • Spare Wheel - Space Saver/Temporary
  • Spare Wheel - Steel
  • Single Zone Climate Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Twin Exhaust
  • Touchscreen LCD 8.0 Inch
  • USB Input Socket
  • USB Charging Port/s - Rear
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Vehicle Stability Management System
  • Wireless Apple Car Play
  • Wireless Android Auto
  • Windscreen - Solar Attenuating
Optional Features
  • Premium Paint - A$520